ANTISEEN To Celebrate 20th Anniversary With North Carolina Gig

ANTISEEN will celebrate their 20th anniversary with a live performance at Tremont Music Hall in Charlotte, North Carolina on Saturday, April 19. "Formed in 1983 by Jeff Clayton and Joe Young, ANTISEEN has survived and outlasted every obstacle thrown in their way," states a press release announcing the upcoming show. "Every musical trend, every band ...

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COURTNEY LOVE Pops For A Personal Drug Czar

The following article appeared in today's edition of the New York Daily News: Courtney Love is determined to kick her pill habit. The [former] HOLE singer confirms she has hired a round-the-clock minder to help her stay clean. "He travels with [bleeped]-up rock stars to make sure they don't take drugs," Love tells us, bluntly. ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE To Enter Studio

Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE will enter the studio on Feb. 28 with producer J. Reivén (former drummer for the gold-selling Swedes LOK), to record a new demo/promo CD. The tracks set to be included are as follows: 01. Cycle of Slay 02. Godtaker 03. Wrapped Dead Inside 04. The Severed 05. Sick Scum In other news, ...

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Charges Recommended In GUNS N' ROSES Riot

Police are recommending charges against nine people, including six youths, in a riot at a GUNS N' ROSES concert last year that ended in $264,000 worth of damage to the downtown GM Place stadium. Reports recommending charges of mischief and participating in unlawful assembly have been sent to prosecutors, Sgt. Rob Bosley said Tuesday. Most ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO To Record Acoustic CD Of MAIDEN Classics

Former IRON MAIDEN vocalist Paul Di'Anno is in the studio recording the first all-acoustic album of MAIDEN classics, due later in the year. As a way to get the fans excited about the upcoming collection, Di'Anno and his band, dubbed KILLERS, recently recorded acoustic versions of "Wrathchild" and "Remember Tomorrow" at XFM Radio's London studio. ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Announce U.K. Dates

MOTÖRHEAD will embark on a U.K. tour in October. Confirmed dates are as follows: Oct. 05 – Norwich, UK @ Uea Oct. 06 - Folkstone, UK @ Leas Cliff Hall Oct. 08 - Nottingham, UK @ Rock City Oct. 09 - Newcastle, UK @ City Hall Oct. 10 - Glasgow, UK @ Barrowlands Oct. 12 ...

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AC/DC Get Louder On EPIC Reissues

AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young says that the recently-reissued versions of the group's classic LPs are louder and more forceful sounding than previous CD editions of the albums. "That's the big plus, I thought. You know, I stuck one on the other day, and I stuck the new one on to compare, and it was like ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD Enter BILLBOARD HEATSEEKERS Chart

STRAPPING YOUNG LAD's "SYL" has entered the Billboard Heetseakers chart at #97 during its first week of release, according to the band's record label, Century Media Records. STRAPPING YOUNG LAD have just completed a North American tour with NILE, DARK TRANQUILLITY, NAPALM DEATH and THE BERZERKER and are preparing to hit the road in Europe ...

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COLD To Film 'Stupid Girl' Video In Minnesota

COLD will film a video for their new single, "Stupid Girl", on Saturday, Feb. 22 at Bancroft School in Minneapolis, Minnesota. "Stupid Girl" was co-written by WEEZER frontman Rivers Cuomo, who also sings background vocals on the song. The track comes off the group's forthcoming album, "Year Of The Spider", due on April 29 through ...

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FUELED II FIRE: New MP3 Posted Online

FUELED II FIRE, the new band featuring former PISSING RAZORS members Cesar Soto (guitar), Joe Rodriguez (vocals) and Mat Lynch (guitar), have posted another full-length MP3 via their official web site at this location. "A Fate Unfortunate" comes off a four-song demo that was recently completed with producer/engineer Ben Vallejo (SPARTA, ILL NINO, ...

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